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Quarantine UkeOke #86 – #BLM Chants

Sunday, June 7th 2020 – Quarantine Day #86             . “Song” – BLM Chants  By: Black Lives Matter / Defund the Police .   2020-06-07 Quarantine UkeOke #86 – #BLM Chants [3:21]:  . ♥

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Quarantine “UkeOke” #83 – #BLM Chat

Thursday, June 4th 2020 – Quarantine Day #83               . “Song” – #BLM Chat C/o:  Yours Truly .   2020-06-04 Quarantine “UkeOke” #83 – #BLM Chat [5:55]:  . ♥

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Call Him Christian

Monday, June 1st 2020   What do you call a person who; 1) Pledges to be a “friend to peaceful protesters everywhere,” while 2) Deploying violent military force to disperse a peaceful crowd, in order to 3) Pose with a bible … Continue reading

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Quarantine UkeOke #78 – Hell

Saturday, May 30th 2020 – Quarantine Day #78 .         Song: Hell By:  Squirrel Nut Zippers . 2020-05-30 Quarantine UkeOke #78 – Hell [3:48]:  . ♥

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Quarantine UkeOke #53 – Rainbow feat. Choice Heckling

Tuesday, May 5th 2020 – Quarantine Day #53   .     . Song: Rainbow By: Jack Johnson   . 2020-05-05 Quarantine UkeOke #53 – Rainbow [6:16]: . . ♥

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ClaraJane’s Online Weekly Class Meeting

Monday, April 27th 2020   After a week’s reprieve over April Break, today we resume homeschool.  Except now instead of getting through 3 to 5 weeks, physical school will remain closed for the rest of the school year; about nine … Continue reading

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Louis Jordan’s Deacon Jones

April 2020 Thanks to quarantine ukulele lessons I have been reminded of the late, great Louis Jordan. . Here he is eviscerating the corruption that comes with power, especially within the so-called “Christian” church, which of course continues to do … Continue reading

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Covid-19: This Lady Nails It

April 2020 What We Should All Be Doing Right Now!  [3:37]   I especially love when she reminds me that baking a cake counts for “Math, Science AND Art.” ♠

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Homeschool Headmistress: In the Name of All that is Holy

Wednesday, April 15th 2020   It is 7:45am on the third school day morning of our fifth week in quarantine.  All is quiet and I’m in the kitchen making tea.  Our Alexa speaker goes off:  “THIS IS A REMINDER:  TIME … Continue reading

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Quarantine UkeOke #27 – Dimming of the Day

Blurrsday, April 9th 2020             Song:  Dimming of the Day By:  Richard Thompson       2020-04-09 Quarantine UkeOke – Dimming of the Day [3:19]: .  

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